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Rival Gangs EXT is a top-down, open world sandbox game for the ZX Spectrum 128K, taking influence from the original GTA games.

Choose your own destiny - gain influence & control by completing the missions for your gang, or go in all guns blazing!

Improvements over the original version include:

  • over 20 missions
  • new weapons and Kill Frenzies
  • greatly improved driver AI - more stealing cars, less getting squished!
  • unlock rewards by completing missions
  • multiple endings
  • map enhancements
  • improvements to NPC behaviours
  • new loading screen by Davey "Sloanysoft" Sloan
  • redefinable controls
  • AY music on title screen

A demo version containing the first island of the game is available free of charge.

Please note: an emulator (e.g. Spectaculator, Fuse, ZXSpin etc) or original hardware is required to play this game.

The original Rival Gangs received 5th place in the Best Action / Shoot 'Em Up Game category of the Planeta Sinclair 2021 Game Of The Year Awards.

Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars
(2 total ratings)
TagsDemake, Driving, grand-theft-auto, gta, Shoot 'Em Up, z80, ZX Spectrum


Buy Now$3.50 USD or more

In order to download this game you must purchase it at or above the minimum price of $3.50 USD. You will get access to the following files:

Rival Gangs EXT v220421.tzx 99 kB
Rival Gangs EXT v220421.tap 99 kB
Rival Gangs EXT - instructions.pdf 41 kB

Download demo

Rival Gangs EXT - DEMO v220422.tzx.zip 74 kB
Rival Gangs EXT - DEMO v220422.tap.zip 74 kB


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Whoop! Whoop! Ziggy's!

I'm impressed. Very playable!

Awesome game!

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That's an instant purchase for me. I loved the original game, which was such a bold attempt on the old Speccy. I can't wait to try the extended version. Congratulations to the release! :)

edit: And the title screen is just perfect!


Thank you so much!

Credit to Davey Sloan (Sloanysoft) for the loading screen!

Enjoy :)